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Xu Yahui

Full name: Xu Yahui
Original name: 徐 亚辉
Other name(s): Chui Ah-Fei, 徐亞輝
Nickname(s): Monkey
Gender: Male
Height: 5-7 (171 cm)
Weight: 141 lbs (64 kg)
Born: October 10, 1912 in [unknown], Unknown, Malaysia
Affiliations: Chinese AA, Hong Kong (HKG)
Country: CHN China
Sport: Football


Xu Yahui was born in Malaya to an ethnic Chinese family. He visited Shanghai with the Malayan Chinese team, where he stayed to attend university, and belonged to the first generation of keen football players. In 1933 Shanghai’s team beat Hong Kong to win the 5th National Games. In 1934 Xu graduated from Guangdong Aviation School in Guangzhou, close to Hong Kong. From there he joined Hong Kong’s First Division team, the Chinese Athletic Association. In the 6th National Games in 1935, Xu represented Guangdong, losing to Hong Kong in the final. At the 1936 Olympics he played mid-field and, although he was handicapped by injuries, had an excellent game. After the Olympics he stayed in Germany to study radio technology until his graduation in 1940, after which he joined the newly founded Sing Tao club and toured China and Australia.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Football Men's Football China CHN 9T

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Football China CHN Final Standings 9T 1936-08-03 0 0 0
1936 Summer 23 Berlin Football China CHN Round One Match #8 2 1936-08-06 GBR 2, CHN 0 0
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